For the first time, the 2021 show open will feature a virtual football tailgate as the backdrop for Underwood's performance.
The performance was accompanied by a montage of footage from the Tokyo Games.
He becomes the first rapper to ever serve as a mega mentor on the Emmy Award-winning series.
Titled ‘Hungry’, the project is currently in development.
US television network NBC have officially announced they re broadcasting an amibitious, star-studded two-hour special dedicated to ABBA in December 2018.
Strong rumours emanating from the US suggest that NBC are in the initial stages of developing a TV drama series based around the career of The Beatles.